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PM Quiz June 2020

Newsletter - June 2020
Compiled by Himadri Sekhar Chowdhury Questions: What does work performance data analysis provide? What is the 100 percent rule in WBS? Why should you document discretionary dependencies? What do you get when you do a summation of the control accounts? What is a team charter? Answers: Completion status of deliverables and other relevant project performance data Total of work at the lowest levels should roll up to the higher levels so that nothing is left out As they can create arbitrary total float values and can limit later scheduling options The cost baseline Guidance on how the team will make decisions, conduct meetings, and resolve conflict

PM Member’s Corner June 2020

Newsletter - June 2020
We welcome all new members and thank members who have renewed their membership in May 2020. Members completing their Anniversaries in May 2020 A total number of 179 chapter members completed their anniversaries in the month of May 2020. We from the chapter would like to thank them all for being with us through thick and thin and support us for these long years. Some of the notable long terms (10 years and above) are given below. 14 Years (Since May 2006) Mr.  Amaran Arumugam 13 Years (Since May 2007) Mr. Vasudevan Kuppuswamy 12 Years (Since May 2008) Mr. Balamurugan Gurusamy Mr. Santosh Kumar Adinarayan 10 Years (Since May 2010) Mr. Narendran Karumathil Mr. Susheel Kumar Vellore Surendraraj Mr. Prasad V.S.G.V Nerusu For any queries or suggestions, please write to S

FREE web-based seminars (webinars) for June 2020

Newsletter - June 2020
Appended is the list of FREE web-based seminars (webinars) for June 2020 exclusively for PMI Members (and some for allstakeholders).The “Did You Know” section has some interesting updates and information on PMI products and services,request you todefinitely go through the same and share it with Chapter board,Chapter members and within your organization/coordinates table { border: 1px solid; } td, tr { border : 1px solid; padding : 5px; } Sl. No Date Time in IST Webinar Title/Link PDU Category (# PDUs) 01 23-Jun-20 10:30 PM Using Disciplined Agile for Organizational Change Management Projects - Link {https://www.projectmanagement.com/ webinars/615031/Using-Disciplined-Agile-for-OrganizationalChange-Management-Projects} Technical (0.5 PDU) + 02 23-Jun-20 10:30 PM How to elevat

PM Article June 2020

Newsletter - June 2020
Writing to catch stakeholder attention Vikram Malhotra Vikram Malhotra holds a PhD in Linguistics, and a masters in German studies. He is proprietor of a translation company, WordPar International. He blogs at https://www.wordpar.com/blog/ . What to do when you write? Have you struggled to put forth your idea in simple words? There's a method in the madness and the trick to getting heard is that you must follow a certain process. It is essential that the ideas are organised and a blueprint is created BEFORE beginning to write. This provides direction to the writer and ensures that the writer is in the clear as to what she/he wishes to achieve with each section and the article as a whole. Words Do Things In the process of saying and writing, we do something. For example, when we ...

PM Book Review June 2020

Newsletter - June 2020
How to make bad habits impossible! This article was motivated by the book, 'Atomic Habits' by James Clear Brij Sethi Brij Sethi, Partner - Dost Expertise LLP. Brij helps you apply Head Heart Hands to work. Head - Build and Share Expertise. Heart - Care and Persist. Hands - Stay Healthy and Get things done with grace and ease. Victor Hugo was a struggling writer back in 1800s, who many thought would make a name for himself only if he had the willpower and self-discipline to dedicate himself to his writing work. Victor was wasting his life. Two years ago, on the promise of his bright talent, publishers had made him an advance. A novel was to be delivered within the year! Unfortunately, that novel was already one year too late, and Victor had not even started on the work. Victor wanted nothi...

Did You Know?

Newsletter - June 2020
Project Management in Entrepreneurial Innovation #PMRC20 | Registrations Open. Keeping your health and safety in mind, the Project Management Regional Conference will now be Virtual. 20th & 21st June 3:00 to 7:00 PM IST. For more details visit https://www.pmi.org.in/pmrc20/ Effective 14-Apr-20, PMP Exam can be taken Online from comfort of your home/office. For more details & FAQs, please visit: https://www.pmi.org/ certifications/types/project-management-pmp/exam-prep/online PMI India Webinar Series- "Common Ground" Free for allWe to invite you for a series of carefully curated webinars that form the Common Ground for deep-end discussions by highly experienced professionals. The discussions will be over a wide range of topics covering the social and economic impact of COVI...

Chapter News June 2020

Newsletter - June 2020
Arun Malavalli Chapter successfully completed ONLINE INSTRUCTOR LED TRAINING for PMP Certification on first and second weekends of May.  Participants from USA, Nigeria, Saudi Arabia, Germany and India participated. PM Footprints Webinars and E&C Webinars were conducted    PM Footprints Webinars td,tr { border:1px solid; padding:10px; } table { border:1px solid; } Sl. No Date Speaker Topic PDU Code01 02-May-20 Raghav Poojary How Technology is Changing Workforce Landscape! C136C7D0OV 02 09-May-20 Vijay K Pau Succeeding in Uncertainty: Leadership lessons for Now and beyond C136NPRXLW 03 16-May-20 Bharat Iyer The Mind of the Project Manager – Framework and tools to manage self C136H1CMVM 04 23-May-20 Bhavana B Rao Driving Quality in a Big Da ta Program – Tig

Leadership Connect June 2020

Newsletter - June 2020
SACHIN SOOD, Secretary and Treasurer PMI Bangalore India Chapter Coordinated by the PM Essence Editorial Team The Essence team got in touch with SACHIN SOOD, Secretary and Treasurer PMI Bangalore India Chapter. (sachin@pmibangalorechapter.org) and put him on the hot seat in this edition. Sachin is the treasurer and VP Memberships Q1. Congratulations on your new role. For those who come in late... explain to us what are your roles and responsibilities and what made you take up this role? It was more of a responsibility of running the chapter operations seamlessly rather than going in for another Election. Now, I have been entrusted with overall responsibility of running the chapter operations in a smooth and seamless manner with the co-operation of rest of the EC members and President. I s...